Strawberry Fest

Jun
16

Saturday 2018

Strawberry Fest

Celebrate the beginning of summer with Strawberry Fest! Strawberry Fest is a family festival that features a downtown art/craft fair with more than 100 vendors from across the Midwest, strawberry shortcake, a children’s costume contest, live entertainment, great food and more.  Strawberry Fest is a great way to celebrate the beginning of summer!

Strawberry Fest is a family festival that features an art/craft fair with more than 100 vendors from across the Midwest, strawberry shortcake, a children’s costume contest, live entertainment, great food and more.  Strawberry Fest is a great way to celebrate the beginning of summer!

ATTENTION WAUPACA STRAWBERRY FEST PARTICIPANTS & VISITORS

 Due to construction taking place downtown Waupaca, the location of Strawberry Fest is being moved to the
Waupaca High School Grounds
E2325 King Rd
Waupaca, WI 54981

NEW LOCATION MAP

 

Friday, June 15, 2018

7pm – City Band Concert in the bandstand

Saturday, June 16, 2018, Strawberry Fest

Applications –

  • Artists/Crafter –  (Items that are homemade)- (printable application)
    (715) 258-7343.  Payment must be made at time of application.  Online Application.

 

  • Vendor Application – Reseller (printable application) Payment must be made at time of application.

 

  • Strawberry Sally & Sam Entry Form  All boys and girls 2-5 years old are invited to enter!

 

Download a schedule of events.


Volunteer Opportunities

We are currently seeking volunteers for Strawberry Fest 2017 on Saturday, June 17. To recognize volunteers, a donation will be made to the volunteer’s chosen non-profit organization based on their total hours worked.  Our event volunteers are managed through VolunteerSpot. To sign up go to http://vols.pt/Nd7VaG or contact the Chamber office.


Saturday, June 16, 2018

9am – 4pm Events:

  • Taste of Waupaca in Strawberry Lane Café from 9am-4pm
  • Arts & Craft Show – Artisans from across the Midwest from 9am-4pm
  • Entertainment – 9 AM – Noon, TBA; 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, TBA.
  • All Berry Booth – Fresh strawberries for sale from 10am until gone.
  • Trivia contest – Answer strawberry trivia for a chance at a $50 Waupaca Area Chamber Gift Certificate.  9 AM – 4 PM.  Fulton Street
  • Shortcake Tent – Serving strawberry shortcake $3.00/person from 10am- until it’s gone!
  • Model Railroad Show – Located in the Waupaca Recreation Center from 10 am – 4 pm.
  • Waupaca Railroad Depot Open House – 10 AM – 5 PM,  Oak Street, north of Waupaca
  • Holly History Center – Open 9am-Noon
  • Hutchinson House Museum – Open 1 PM – 4 pm
  • Strawberry Shortcake Eating Contest –  See Waupaca folks eat Strawberry Shortcake in a contest – the winner gets to donate at least $500 to the charity of his or her choice!
  • Strawberry Activities at Turner’s Farm Market – 10 AM – 5 PM, Father’s Day treat.
  • Kids Alley –  Dizzy D Clown from 9 am – 3 pm and much, much more.
  • Lil’ Strawberry Sally & Sam Costume Contest – 11:00 am.  All girls & boys 2-5 years old are invited to enter!  $50 savings bond awarded to Strawberry Sally & Sam; prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place; goodie bags for all participants.  Sponsored by First State Bank and Sunny Day Child Care & Preschool, Inc.  Entry Form.
  • Waupaca Chain Skier’s Duck Race – 2:30 pm in Waupaca River/Rotary Riverview Park. Proceeds benefit Waupaca Chain Skiers Water Ski Club.
  • Strawberries at the Raspberry Connection – King Road, strawberries and other seasonal produce available.
  • Chain Skiers Water Ski Show – 6:00 pm Wisconsin Veterans Home in King.

Sunday, June 17, 2018

  • Model Railroad Show – Located in the Waupaca Recreation Center.  10 am – 3 pm.
  • Waupaca Railroad Depot Open House – 10 AM – 5 PM,  Oak Street, north of Waupaca
  • Strawberry Activities at Turner’s Farm Market – A special strawberry treat for all Dads!
  • Strawberries at the Raspberry Connection – King Road, strawberries and other seasonal produce available.
  • Hutchinson House Museum Open – 1pm-4pm Operated by the Waupaca Historical Society.

 

2017 Sponsored by

                                           CFCU   Waupaca-Foundry-Logo-resized
                                               First National Green OxFaulks Bros. Construction, Inc.

Bethany Home, Inc.  ~  Farmers State Bank ~ Premier Community Bank
Waupaca County Dairy Promotion Association ~ Wisconsin Public Service